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GM and Assistant GM Named in Morgantown

Jamestown Jammers LogoRich Baseball Operations announced on Thursday that they have appointed Matthew Drayer as general manager of the relocating Single-A Jamestown Jammers (New York-Penn League) that will begin play in Morgantown (WV) in 2015.  John Pogorzelski has been named as assistant GM and sales manager.  Read more here.

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Deadline Friday for Morgantown Name-the-Team Contest

Morgantown Name the Team ContestFriday, Oct. 17, is the deadline for fans to vote for one of 10 possible names for the soon-to-be-rebranded Single-A Jamestown Jammers (New York-Penn League) relocating to Morgantown (WV), including Black Bears, Black Diamonds, Canaries, Coal Kings, Coal Sox, The Energy, Moonshiners, Muskets, Wild Ones, and The Wonder.  Click here to learn more about the names and make your pick.

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‘Name Our Team’ Contest Extended in Columbia

Columbia Professional BaseballPRESS RELEASE – As a result of a tremendous response so far, Columbia’s new professional baseball team is extending the Name Our Team contest for nine more days until Friday, October 24. Since the Name Our Team contest was first announced on September 29, the team has received more than 1,300 suggestions on ColumbiaProBall.com. Continue reading

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Ceremony Yesterday, Inaugural Game Tonight for FXFL’s Brooklyn Bolts at MCU Park

Brooklyn Cyclones LogoBrooklyn Bolts LogoPRESS RELEASE – In 2001, MCU Park opened its doors and the Brooklyn Cyclones brought professional sports back to the borough for the first time in over 40 years. Now, Coney Island will once again play host to a historic moment in Brooklyn sports lore when the Brooklyn Bolts bring professional football back to the borough for the first time since Continue reading

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Deadline Today for Columbia Name-the-Team Contest

Sand Gnats LogoWednesday, Oct. 15, is the last day for fans to submit their suggested name(s) for the affiliated franchise relocating to Columbia (SC).  Go to Columbia Professional Baseball here.  Click below to enter the contest:

Columbia Pro Ball Name the Team

 

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Ballpark Visit ALERT: Diethrick Park (Jamestown, NY)

Jamestown Jammers LogoMiLB.com reporter Benjamin Hill recently visited Russell E. Diethrick Jr. Park, home of the Single-A Jamestown Jammers (New York-Penn League).  Read more and view photos here.

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Even Without Jammers, Jamestown Breaks Record

Jamestown Jammers LogoThe Single-A Jamestown Jammers (New York-Penn League) may be departing Jamestown (NY) for a new ballpark in West Virginia, but at least the community now has a big record to brag about, as 1,232 Lucille Ball-inspired people stomped on 60 tons of grapes to break the world grape-stomping record previously set in Spain.  Read more and watch video here.

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